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Taxon: Solanum incanum L.

 
Genus: Solanum
Subgenus: Leptostemonum
Section: Melongena
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Solanoideae
Tribe: Solaneae
Nomen number: 101488
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:188. 1753
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/358207
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 23-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Nov-2018
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 4 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Nigeria

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Saudi Arabia, Yemen
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran (w.), Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan


References:

  1. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt. 1999- (F Egypt)
  2. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. (L Egypt)
  3. Cufodontis, G. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta. (F EthiopCuf)
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  7. Hepper, F. N. & P. M. L. Jaeger 1985. The typification of six Linnaean names in Solanum Kew Bull. 40:387-391.
  8. Humbert, J.-H., ed. Flore de Madagascar et des Comores. (F Madag)
  9. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  10. Kellerman, T. S. et al. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa. 1988 (Kellerman et al.)
  11. Knapp, S. et al. 2013. Wild relatives of the eggplant (Solanum melongena L.: Solanaceae): new understanding of species names in a complex group (PloS One) 8(2):e57039[7-9].
  12. Lester, R. N. & S. M. Z. Hasan 1991. Origin and domestication of the Brinjal egg-plant, Solanum melongena, from S. incanum, in Africa and Asia (Solan III) 369-387.
  13. Lester, R. N. & S. M. Z. Hasan 1990. The distinction between Solanum incanum L. and Solanum insanum L. (Solanaceae) (Taxon) 39:521-523.
  14. Levin, R. A. et al. 2006. Phylogenetic relationships among the "spiny solanums" Solanum subgenus Leptostemonum, Solanaceae) Amer. J. Bot. 93:157-169.
  15. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  16. Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  17. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  18. PBI Solanum Project Solanaceae source: a global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family (on-line resource). (Solanaceae Source)
  19. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  20. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  21. Syfert, M. M. et al. 2016. Crop wild relatives of the brinjal eggplant (Solanum melongena): Poorly represented in genebanks and many species at risk of extinction Amer. J. Bot. 103:1-17.
  22. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  23. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  24. Weese, T. L. & L. Bohs 2010. Eggplant origins: out of Africa, into the Orient (Taxon) 59:47-56.
  25. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)
  26. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. (F Palest)

Check other web resources for Solanum incanum L. :

  • Solanaceae Source: A global taxonomic resource for the nightshade family
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=101488. Accessed 13 November 2018.